Applicants should meet one of the following:
- Possess, or expect to obtain, an undergraduate degree or equivalent, in a relevant area with a minimum of a 2:2 classification;
- Hold a suitable professional qualification from an appropriate professional body.
Months of entry
The MSc in Data Science aims to provide a high quality and professionally relevant postgraduate programme, developing in students a critical appreciation of data science and the use of software to analyse and synthesise data.
Graduates will be equipped with the necessary skills and knowledge to develop high quality systems and to manage all aspects of data science, thus enabling a student to enhance their existing skills in anticipation of meeting the increasing commercial demand in this area.
The encouragement of students to function as autonomous learners should result in graduates who will have developed the foundations for future and continuing professional development.
Information for international students
Students whose first language is not English will need to provide evidence of fluency to at least an IELTS 6.0 standard.
Please also see the international page.
Fees and funding
Tuition Fees and Financial Support:
For up to date information on tuition fees and the financial support that may be available. Please refer to the fees and funding page.
The university also offers a postgraduate scholarship scheme to help students whilst at university. To see if you are eligible, visit the scholarship page.
Qualification and course duration
Course contact details
- Julia Powell